Irene N. Sanford was born in Kansas in 1882. Sanford settled in Los Angeles in 1907. At that time she was an artist; by the 1930s she was a practical nurse. She died in Los Angeles as a result of an auto accident on July 6, 1935.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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